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Faculty

Hematology and Medical Oncology Fellowship Faculty

 

Aarthi Shenoy MDAarthi Shenoy, MD
Program Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Program
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Malignant and benign disorders of the blood and blood forming organs

Education

  • BS, University of Iowa, Iowa City , Iowa Microbiology with Honors, 1993
  • MD, University of Iowa, College of Medicine ,Iowa City , Iowa, 1997

Residency

  • University of California , San Diego, California, 2004

Fellowship

  • National Cancer Institute and National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), Bethesda, MD, 2007

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine,2000
  • Board certified in Oncology, 2008
  • Board certified in Hematology, 2007

Dennis .A. Priebat MD FACPDennis A. Priebat, MD, FACP
Associate Program Director, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship ProgramWashington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998 

Practice Focus

  • Soft Tissue and Bone Sarcoma
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST)

Education

  • BS, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY.
  • MD, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY.

Residency

  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Washington D.C.

Fellowship

  • University of Utah, Salt Lake City , Utah

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine,1978
  • Board certified in Oncology, 1981
  • Board certified in Hematology, 1980

Sandra .M. Swain, MDSandra M. Swain, MD, FACP, FASCO
Medical Director, Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Adjuvant therapy of breast cancer
  • Molecular-targeted therapy for advanced and inflammatory breast cancer

Education

  • BA, University of North Carolina , Chapel Hill, NC
  • MD, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

Residency

  • Vanderbilt University , Nashville, Tennessee

Fellowship

  • National Cancer Institute and National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), Bethesda, MD

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine,1983
  • Board certified in Oncology, 1985
  • Board certified, National Board of Medical Examiners

David .J. Perry, MD, FACPDavid J. Perry, MD, FACP
Medical Director, Clinical Research, Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Gastrointestinal Cancers

Education

  • Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, 1966-1970
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1970-1974

Residency

  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington D.C.
  • Hematology- Oncology Fellowship, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington D.C.

Board Certifications

  • Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners
  • Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Diplomate of Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Diplomate of Hematology, American Board of Internal Medicine

Vera Malkovska MD FRCPathVera Malkovska, MD, FRCPath
Director, Hematology, Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Hematological malignancy including lymphoma, leukemia and multiple myeloma
  • Malignant and benign disorders of the blood and blood forming organs

Education

  • Charles University Medical School, Prague, Czechoslovakia, 1970-1976
  • MD Charles University Medical School, Prague, Czechoslovakia, 1976
  • Royal College of Pathologists, United Kingdom,1987

Residency

  • Northwick Park Hospital, London, U.K., 1984

Fellowship

  • St George’s Hospital Medical School, London, U.K., 1998

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Hematology

Joseph .P. Catlett, MDJoseph P. Catlett, MD, FACP
Co-Director, Hematology Clinic, Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Hematologic Malignancy including: Leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, anemia and bleeding/clotting disorders.
  • Malignant and benign disorders of the blood and blood forming organs

Education

  • BS from Shepherd College, Shepherdstown,WV,1980
  • MD from West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown,WV,1984

Residency

  • Internal Medicine: West Virginia University Hospitals

Fellowship

  • Medical College of Virginia /Virginia Commonwealth University

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine,1987
  • Board certified in Medical Oncology, 1989
  • Board certified in Hematology, 1990

Pia .M. Herbolsheimer, MD, PHDPia M. Herbolsheimer, MD, PHD
Attending Physician, Dekelboum Oncology/ Hematology Center Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer Genetics
  • Translational Research

Education

  • MD, University Of Oulu, Finland,1995
  • PhD (Cancer Genetics), University Of Oulu, Finland, 1999

Residency

  • Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., 2007

Fellowship

  • Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.,2010

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine,1995
  • Board certified in Medical Oncology, 2010
  • Board eligible in Hematology

Maria Raquel Nunes, MDMaria Raquel Nunes, MD
Medical Director, Dekelboum Oncology/Hematology Center, Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Cancer Genomics
  • Research
  • Clinical Trials

Education

  • University of Lisbon Medical School, Portugal,1994

Residency

  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center/ Georgetown University Hospital ,2009

Fellowship

  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center / Georgetown University Hospital,2012

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine,2009
  • Board certified in Oncology,2012
  • Board certified in Hematology, 2012

Kelly .W. Fitzpatrick, MDKelly W. Fitzpatrick, MD
Attending Physician, Dekelboum Oncology/Hematology Center, Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Coagulation disorders, anemia, platelet disorders, leukemia, myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative disorders, Thrombosis, Chronic and acute Leukemia and aggressive 
  • Malignant and benign disorders of the blood and blood forming organs

Education

  • Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC 2006

Residency

  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, 2009

Fellowship

  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, 2012

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine,2009
  • Board certified in Medical Oncology, 2012
  • Board certified in Hematology, 2012

George K Philips MDGeorge K. Philips, MD, MBBS, MPH ,FACP
Attending Physician, Dekelboum Oncology/Hematology Center, Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Genitourinary Cancer (Prostate , Kidney , Bladder and Testes Cancer)
  • Lung Cancer

Education

  • MD, Grant Medical College, Bombay University, India ,1986
  • Harvard Graduate School, Boston, MA ,1999

Residency

  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado ,1993

Fellowship

  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado ,1995

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine,1993
  • Board certified in Oncology, 1995
  • Board certified in Hematology, 1996
  • Healthcare Management, 2010

James .E. Shaw, MD, MPH James E. Shaw, MD, MPH
Attending Physician, Dekelboum Oncology/Hematology Center, Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Gastrointestinal Malignancies
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Carcinoma of Unknown Primary

Education

  • BS, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 1980
  • MD, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science / University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles California 1985
  • MPH, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina,1993

Residency

  • Medical College of Virginia , Richmond,VA,1985-1988

Fellowship

  • University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia,PA,1989-1991-1991
  • UNC at Chapel Hill, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars,1991-1993

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine,1990
  • Board certified in Oncology, 1991

Christopher Gallagher, MD Christopher Gallagher, MD
Attending Physician, Dekelboum Oncology/Hematology Center, Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Cancer

Education

  • Bachelors of Science, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana,1990
  • Doctors of Medicine, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C.,1994

Residency

  • General Surgery Residency- Walter Reed AMC, Washington D.C.
  • Internal Medicine Residency- Walter Reed AMC, Washington D.C

Fellowship

  • Hematology/ Oncology Fellowship- Walter Reed AMC, Washington D.C

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine,1994
  • Board certified in Medical Oncology, 2004
  • Board certified in Hematology, 2005

Avani Mohapatra, MD Avani Mohapatra, MD
Attending Physician, Dekelboum Oncology/Hematology Center, Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Breast Diseases
  • Lung Cancer

Education

  • BS, University of Maryland , College Park , Maryland,2004
  • MD, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C., 2008

Residency

  • George Washington University Hospital, Washington, D.C., 2011

Fellowship

  • National Cancer Institute NIH, Bethesda, MD , 2014

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine,2011
  • Board certified in Hematology,2014
  • Board certified in Oncology, 2014

Kathleen Killoran MD  Kathleen Killoran, MD , MSW
Attending Physician, Dekelboum Oncology/Hematology Center, Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Geriatric Oncology
  • Healthcare Disparities

Education

  • BSW/ MSW, The Catholic University of America , Washington , D.C.,1990
  • MD, St Georges School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies, 2004

Residency

  • State University of New York, Brooklyn, New York , 2007

Fellowship

  • State University of New York, Brooklyn, New York , 2010

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine,2007
  • Board certified in Oncology, 2010
  • Board certified, in Hematology,2012

Filipa Lynce, MD Filipa Lynce, MD
Attending Physician, Dekelboum Oncology/Hematology Center, Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Breast Cancer

Education

  • MD, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal ., 2004

Residency

  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center , Washington , D.C , 2011

Fellowship

  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center , Washington , D.C , 2014

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine,2011
  • Board certified in Oncology, 2014
  • Board certified in Hematology, 2014

Ann Gramza, MDAnn W. Gramza, MD 
Attending Physician, Dekelboum Oncology/Hematology Center, Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Head and Neck Cancers
  • Thyroid Cancers
  • Endocrine Cancers

Education

  • BA, Northwestern University , Evanston , IL ,1993
  • MD, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus , Ohio., 2000

Residency

  • University of New Mexico  Hospital, Albuquerque , New Mexico, 2003

Fellowship

  • Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon , 2007

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine,2003
  • Board certified in Oncology, 2007
  • Board certified in Hematology, 2007

Suthee Rapisuwon, MD Suthee Rapisuwon, MD 
Attending Physician, Dekelboum Oncology/Hematology Center, Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Cancer Institute
Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC 20010
(202) 877-6998

Practice Focus

  • Cutaneous Oncology (Melanoma, Basal Cell Carcinoma, Merkel Cell Carcinoma)
  • Mucosal and Acral Lentiginous Melanoma
  • Cancer Immunotherapy for Cutaneous Oncology

Education

  • Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital Mahidol University, Thailand 2003

Residency

  • University Hospital Case Medical Center/ Rainbow Babies& Children Hospital 2012

Fellowship

  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, 2015

Board Certifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine,2011
  • Board certified in Medical Genetics and Genomics, 2013
  • Board certified in Medical Oncology, 2015
  • Board certified in Hematology, 2015

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